By Sparta Live | October 29, 2001 12:00 am
Last Updated: September 14, 2016 at 3:31 am
Boston Roberts, 91, of Walling, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2001, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Roberts was born July 6, 1910, in Walling, to Alfred and Hassie Bill Manning Roberts.
He was a farmer.
Roberts was preceded in death by his wife, Marguerite Goodson Roberts and son-in-law, Dariel Wayne Humphrey.
Survivors include one son and daughter, Verble and Lucille Roberts of Walling; two daughters and one son-in-law, Elise and Joe Holder of Quebeck and Doris Humphrey of Walling; three grandchildren, Barbara Kay Farley and husband, Larry, Jan Fletcher and husband, John, and Kevin Humphrey; two great grandchildren, Brent Farley and wife, Mylinda and Jason Farley and wife, Nicole; and four great-great grandchildren, Jacob, Adam, Ethan, and MyKayla.
Services were held Saturday, October 27, 2001, at 2 p.m. at Springhill The Baptist Church of Christ with burial in Springhill Cemetery. Frank Randolph and Alton Marcum officiated.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements